Nelson Scholarships



Award amount: $10,000

Awarding students who have demonstrated academic success, personal strength, and determination in their commitment to civic engagement and leadership.



Award amount: $10,000

Awarding First Nation, Métis and Inuit student leaders who have demonstrated academic success, personal strength, and a commitment to preserving Indigenous languages and culture.


Nelson Education’s mission is to enable the success of Canadian students. We recognize students who are committed to continued civic engagement and leadership. If you are one of these leaders, you have an opportunity to receive one of three $5000 scholarships!

All Applicants

  • Completed online application form
  • 500–750 word essay detailing your civic leadership activities
  • Minimum 75% average in final year of high school
  • A reference letter from a high school teacher


  • High school transcripts
  • An additional reference letter from someone in your community
  • Letter of acceptance to a Canadian post-secondary program of study

Scholarship Recipients

  • Proof of tuition payment (first installment)

Value:  3 x $5000


Deadline:  June 30 (always check online)

The Prairie Healthcare Scholarship

The Prairie Healthcare Scholarship offers anyone studying in a healthcare-related field, who is originally from Saskatchewan, the chance to apply for financial assistance. Priority will be given to residents of Southwest Saskatchewan.

Whether your aim is to study in the field of: Medicine, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy, Pharmacy, Nutrition, Social Work or any other healthcare-related fields, the McIntyre Family Foundation is here to support your dreams.

Deadline: June 1-30


Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship

The Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship (SAS) provides eligible grade 12 graduates, including Adult Basic Education (ABE) and GED® students, $500 per year, to a lifetime maximum of $2,000.


February Career Spotlights



Canada’s Luckiest Student

A life-changing giveaways for one lucky student!

Tones of prize bundles!

Spotlight on Mental Health and Wellness

Spotlight on Mental Health & Wellness

Spotlight on Mental Health & Wellness

The Saskatoon Industry Education Council is excited to announce our Spotlight on Mental Health & Wellness. We will host live events, share industry interviews and tours, and provide hands-on lab activities for students and teachers.


Mental Health & Wellness

Monday, January 25 – Friday, January 29

Tuesday, January 26th (11:00 am & 1:15 pm) 

Mind Your Money: An Introduction to the Psychology of Spending  

  • Increasing your financial literacy skills can have a positive impact on mental health.  
  • Hear from the Credit Counselling Society about how marketing strategies impact our spending choices and what consumers can do to make wise spending choices.

Wednesday, January 27th (6:30 – 7:30 pm) 

Occupational & Physical Therapy Career Pathways Panel 

  • The online panel features representatives from the Saskatchewan Health Authority, industry professionals, and current students sharing their education and career journeys. 
  • This live event will provide the opportunity for student, teacher, and parent Q&A. 

Thursday, January 28th, 10:00 – 11:00 am 

Spotlight on Mental Health & Addictions 

  • Hear from the Saskatchewan Health Authority about careers in Mental Health and Addictions.  
  • Participants will also learn strategies to promote positive mental health for teens.  

Wellness Series – Coming Monday, January 25th 

Interested in a career as a Physio Therapist, Chiropractor or Massage Therapist?  Hear from local professionals as they discuss their career journeys working in the Health & Wellness sector.

Post-Secondary Video Series – Coming Monday, January 25th

What courses should I take? What would life as a student be like?  Hear from U of R Social Work Program, SIIT Mental Health & Wellness Program and Saskatchewan Polytechnic Youth Care Worker Program on options available for you.

Career Spotlight – Accounting

Virtus Group Promo 2021

January 21, 2021
12:00 – 1:00

Career Spotlight – Chiropractor Presentation

Chiropractic Promo 2021_0

Feb 3, 2021
12:00 – 1:00

Career Spotlight for Homecare Nurse

Home Care Nurse Promo 2021

January 20, 2021
12:00 – 1:00

AUTOBODY Skill Boot Camp

Skill Bootcamps (might only be for Saskatoon and surrounding area, but if you are interested, please come and see me and I will make some calls).

Application deadline: Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Bootcamp dates: Tuesday, February 23 – Tuesday, March 23